The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank - 146 134
Permanent jobs citing Grails 0 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.42% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.10% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 13
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +18.75%
Grails
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1090 1183 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.77% 38.17% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 710 831 883
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Scotland region.

Grails Salary Trend in Scotland

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL